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  1. Mexico
  2. Quintana Roo
  3. Cancún
  4. Playa del Carmen

The Whale Shark: VIP Boat Tour

Product ID: 44760
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Swim with whale sharks in Quintana Roo on this day trip from the Mexican Caribbean coast. Stop at the incredible Isla Mujeres and enjoy delicious fresh ceviche.
About this activity
Duration 6 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Russian

Pick-up service

Pick-up from all hotels in Cancun, Bahia Petempich, Puerto Morelos, Playa del Carmen, Playacar, Puerto Aventuras, Akumal, Riviera Maya, and Tulum. Pick-up times: Puerto 08:30 Cancún 08:00 Cancún Hotelera 07:45 Bahía Petempich 07:10 Puerto Morelos 07:00 Playa del Carmen 06:30 Puerto Aventuras 06:10 Akumal 05:30 Dreams Tulum 05:10 Tulum Downtown 05:00 Please provide the name of your hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Swim with the fascinating whale sharks
  • Learn about the sea creatures in their natural habitat
  • Discover the beautiful Isla Mujeres
  • Relax in a natural pool
Full description
Quintana Roo is a true paradise. From May to September, an incredible visitor flocks to its shores: the whale shark. The largest shark and fish in the world, the whale shark feeds on plankton, algae, krill and schools of fish. Experience these giants firsthand.

Enjoy pick-up from your hotel and begin your day with a coffee. In Punta Sam, board the boat upon which you will begin your search for the whale shark. Enjoy a sandwich as a small snack and keep your eye on the sea's horizon.

Once you have caught a glimpse of the whale shark, you will be ready to swim alongside it. Your tour guide accompanies you to ensure the wellbeing of both you and the whale sharks.

Stop at the incredible Isla Mujeres and enjoy the chance to swim in the beautiful clear waters. Back on the boat, taste freshly-made ceviche, a delicious dish of raw fish prepared with lemon juice.
  • Tour guide
  • Air-conditioned transport
  • Swim with whale sharks
  • Snack
  • 3-hour boat ride
  • Swim in a natural pool
  • Drinks on the boat
What’s Not Included
  • Green tax (wristband)
  • Additional meals
  • Tips

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
Know before you go
• Please bring the following with you: comfortable clothing and shoes, something to cover your head, sunglasses, handkerchief, biodegradable sunscreen, mosquito spray, camera
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Espacio Natura

Product ID: 44760